The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) has partnered with Jody Shilan, the host of Landscape Live! to provide a preview to the NALP Design/Build Symposium every evening at 7:00 pm EST, from August 3rd through August 7th.

The symposium will provide thought-provoking, relevant and practical applications for today’s design/build/installation professionals. It will be held at the Omni Parker House Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts from August 9th – August 11th.

Every evening at 7:00 pm EST, from August 3rd through August 6th, Landscape Live! host, Jody Shilan, will be interviewing the top speakers from the upcoming DBI Symposium, giving listeners the opportunity to learn more about the symposium and the speakers. The Design/Build Symposium Preview series will kick off on Monday, August 3rd with Joe Salemi, Production Marketing Manager of DynaSCAPE and former CNLA member services and communications manager, with a discussion on the importance of “Following Up.”

On Tuesday, August 4th, Landscape Live! will be talking to Ken Thomas, Co-Founder of Envisor Consulting, about The 4 P’s of Differentiation. Wednesday evening, August 5th, listeners will gain some valuable insights to one of the hottest trends in the industry with, “What’s Up with Vertical Farming,” as they talk to George Irwin, President of Green Living Technologies International. Thursday, August 6th, Drew Tedford, Sales Manager of FX Luminaire will be sharing his ideas on how LED technology has created new opportunities in landscape lighting.

Visit to listen to all of the interviews, beginning on Monday, August 3rd.

For more information and to register for the symposium please go to the NALP website or call NALP at 800-395-2522.